Install Firefox 41 On Ubuntu / LinuxMint / CentOS / OpenSUSE

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In this Tutorial I will show you how to install the Firefox 41.0 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS , LinuxMint  / Fedora 21 / 20 / CentOS 6.X / 7 OpenMandriva & OpenSUSE

Firefox a most commonly used browsers by everyone and one of the standard browsers too.It is an opensource browser and it is developed by mozilla corporation and mozilla Foundation.It is available for Multiple Operating systems (ie) Windows,Linux,Mac OSX.

Firefox Released its new stable Version 41 on 23rd September 2015

Installation Steps

Method 1 (For debian based systems)
Best and easy way is to upgrade firefox by updating the Repository.

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade

Method  2:

Step 1:Download The Latest Version of Firefox 41 from their FTP

For Downloading from Mozilla FTP Click HERE


Use wget

For 32 bit systems
 For 64 bit systems
 Step 2: Extract the tar package
tar -xjf firefox-41.0.tar.bz2
 Step 3: Move the Firefox41 Folder to opt
Remove the Older version of firefox if it's there

sudo rm -rf  /opt/firefox
sudo mv firefox /opt/firefox41
 Step 4: Create Symbolic link for New Firefox as default
sudo ln -s /opt/firefox41/firefox /usr/bin/firefox
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